Arsenal supervisor, Mikel Arteta, has stated there may be nonetheless nothing concrete on strikes for Houssem Aouar and Thomas Partey to affix his staff earlier than switch deadline day.
The Gunners are nonetheless in negotiations with Lyon for Aouar however have to date fallen in need of their asking value.
Additionally they retain an curiosity in Atletico Madrid’s Partey as Arteta tries to bolster his midfield.
Lucas Torreira is believed to be on the verge of transferring to Atletico, whereas Sokratis, Matteo Guendouzi, Shkodran Mustafi and Sead Kolasinac are all attracting curiosity forward of subsequent week’s deadline.
However when requested of doable incomings and outcomings, Arteta informed a media convention on Friday: “I provides you with an replace with any participant the second that we now have an replace to offer.
“For the time being, sadly, there may be nothing concrete for any participant.”
On the possibilities of Aouar arriving, he added: ‘I’m very assured with what we try to do internally. The readability and assist I’m discovering from all people on the membership to try to enhance the staff as we are able to.
“However most significantly as effectively, to get the correct steadiness within the squad for now and the way in which we wish to evolve the squad sooner or later. So we’re all very a lot aligned. I’m afraid I can’t offer you any updates or information.”